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Zuma booed at Limpopo rally despite promises
Residents in Malamulele have booed President Jacob Zuma at a rally when he told them their grievances would be attended to.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:49:00 +0200)

Oscar trial: Nel rips into expert's testimony
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel criticised evidence presented in Oscar Pistorius's murder trial by defence witness Roger Dixon.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:16:00 +0200)

Hundreds missing, four dead in South Korea ferry disaster
A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students, has sank off South Korea's coast, leaving more than 280 people missing.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:55:00 +0200)

Zimbabwe stocks slide to 15-month low on consumer spending slump
A liquidity crunch, a steep drop in consumer spending and uncertainty over Zimbabwe policy saw company stocks fall for the sixth day in a row.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:29:00 +0200)

Sports heroes, politicians on Zuma's national orders' list
A total of 54 people will receive national orders from President Jacob Zuma in a ceremony themed "South Africa: A better place to live in".
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:04:00 +0200)

More criticism for Kasrils's 'vote no' campaign
Opposition parties and unions have condemned the "Vote No" campaign, saying spoiling votes was not a "viable tactic".
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:59:00 +0200)

Remittance 'super tax' costs Africa $1.8bn a year
Africans pay some of the highest charges in the world for interational money transfers - in sub-Saharan Africa it's almost double the global average.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:25:00 +0200)

Gold extends its decline on prospects of further tapering by the Fed
Gold extended its biggest drop in three weeks on prospects of further cuts to the US's quantitative easing programme.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:58:00 +0200)

Pick n Pay to boost fresh goods sales as 100 new stores open
Pick n Pay is seeking to claw back market share with a focus on improving its fresh produce offering.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:50:00 +0200)

DA's Icasa advert hearing adjourned for SABC response
A hearing on the DA's ad complaint against the SABC has been adjourned following the broadcaster's request.
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:11:00 +0200)

Frith van der Merwe fears her Two Oceans record may be broken
It has been 25 years since South African road runner Frith van der Merwe set her record on the Two Oceans ultra marathon. It may not last much longer.
(Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:16:00 +0200)

Nigeria bombing: Abuja tightens security before WEF
Ahead of the World Economic Forum in Abuja in May, the event's Nigerian hosts says a large security operation is under way following a bomb blast.
(Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:53:00 +0200)

Uganda probes sex abuse allegations of female runners
Uganda's Parliament will probe reports that some female runners were subjected to sexual harassment and abuse while taking part in a training camp.
(Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:36:00 +0200)

Phelps makes swimming comeback after retiring
After taking six medals at the 2012 Olympics, it has been announced that retired Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps is returning to the sport.
(Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:33:00 +0200)

Telkom boss ordered to attend corporate governance course
Telkom chief executive Sipho Maseko has been ordered to attend a corporate governance course or face a R1-million fine or criminal prosecution.
(Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:58:00 +0200)

Amplats Rustenburg mine not in good financial position
As a three-month long strike by miners affects the platinum belt, Amplats says its Rustenburg operations are in a marginal financial standing.
(Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:06:00 +0200)

Ukraine president threatens military operation as unrest grows
Ukraine's president has threatened military action after pro-Russian separatists occupying government buildings ignored an ultimatum to leave.
(Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:28:00 +0200)

Abdullah and Ghani on course for runoff vote in Afghanistan polls
The first snapshot of the Afghanistan elections puts the pair of ex-ministers in the lead. But two minority candidates could decide the final result.
(Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:03:00 +0200)

Liverpool inch closer to title with City's loss
Liverpool could become English Premier League champions for the first time in 24 years after they moved closer to the title with a win over Man City.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:02:00 +0200)

UK inspectors investigate 'Islamist takeover' at 15 public schools
The UK has enforced the inspection of 15 schools in Birmingham after an anonymous letter alleging a plot to force leaderhip change at four schools.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 18:47:00 +0200)

Ukraine to launch 'full-scale' offensive against pro-Russia rebels
Oleksander Turchinov says Ukraine authorities will launch an "anti-terrorist" operation with the army against pro-Russian separatists.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0200)

Guinea-Bissau votes in election aimed at turning page on coup
Nearly 800 000 voters in Guinea-Bissau are expected to take part in a ballot which could usher in new leadership.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:11:00 +0200)

Hard work pays off for founder of 'Nollywood Netflix'
A young entrepreneur is tapping the high demand for Nigerian movies.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 12:02:00 +0200)

Filipinos cheer as Manny Pacquiao regains crown
Manila's streets were deserted as Manny Pacquiao regained his WBO welterweight title against American Timothy Bradley Jr late on Saturday.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 09:23:00 +0200)

Lwazi Mvovo seals win for Sharks with solo try
Lwazi Mvovo scored a superb chip-and-chase try for the Sharks 13 minutes from time at Ellis Park.
(Sun, 13 Apr 2014 08:17:00 +0200)